The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.31% 9.64% 10.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.03% 26.37% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 51
Average salary £36,000 £37,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% -1.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
271 201 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 49.01% 36.55% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123 122 152
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 71 (62.83%) Windows
2 58 (51.33%) UNIX
3 33 (29.20%) SQL
4 29 (25.66%) TCP/IP
4 29 (25.66%) Microsoft
4 29 (25.66%) VMware
5 27 (23.89%) Solaris
6 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (22.12%) Validation
7 25 (22.12%) Oracle
8 23 (20.35%) SQL Server
8 23 (20.35%) Active Directory
8 23 (20.35%) Computer Science
9 22 (19.47%) VMware ESX
10 21 (18.58%) Degree
11 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
12 19 (16.81%) Java
12 19 (16.81%) Windows XP
13 18 (15.93%) RDBMS
14 17 (15.04%) Apache
14 17 (15.04%) WAN
14 17 (15.04%) C++
14 17 (15.04%) Retail
14 17 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (14.16%) LAN
15 16 (14.16%) Tomcat
15 16 (14.16%) Internet
15 16 (14.16%) Sun
16 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.04%) Apache
2 16 (14.16%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.85%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (7.96%) IIS
5 5 (4.42%) IBM Notes
5 5 (4.42%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (4.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.54%) JBoss
7 2 (1.77%) CMS
7 2 (1.77%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.88%) Node.js
8 1 (0.88%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.66%) TCP/IP
2 17 (15.04%) WAN
3 16 (14.16%) LAN
3 16 (14.16%) Internet
4 10 (8.85%) Firewall
5 8 (7.08%) DNS
6 7 (6.19%) HTTP
7 5 (4.42%) DHCP
8 4 (3.54%) BIG-IP
8 4 (3.54%) Network Security
8 4 (3.54%) FTP
9 3 (2.65%) LDAP
9 3 (2.65%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.65%) MPLS
9 3 (2.65%) OSPF
9 3 (2.65%) NFC
10 2 (1.77%) Wireless
10 2 (1.77%) VLAN
10 2 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
3 18 (15.93%) RDBMS
4 13 (11.50%) MySQL
5 11 (9.73%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (7.08%) Big Data
7 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.65%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (2.65%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (2.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.65%) Essbase
12 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) SilkPerformer
1 12 (10.62%) LoadRunner
2 8 (7.08%) JUnit
3 6 (5.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (4.42%) Ant
4 5 (4.42%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.77%) Subversion
5 2 (1.77%) Selenium
5 2 (1.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.88%) Introscope
General
1 17 (15.04%) Retail
2 14 (12.39%) German Language
3 13 (11.50%) French Language
3 13 (11.50%) Finance
4 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.86%) Support Engineer
2 26 (23.01%) Technical Support
3 19 (16.81%) Technical Support Engineer
3 19 (16.81%) Technical Engineer
4 17 (15.04%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.85%) Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Consultant
6 9 (7.96%) Architect
6 9 (7.96%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.19%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Test Consultant
9 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.31%) Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Test Manager
10 5 (4.42%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) HTML
1 12 (10.62%) CSS
2 8 (7.08%) jQuery
3 7 (6.19%) Web Services
4 6 (5.31%) SOAP
5 5 (4.42%) .NET
6 4 (3.54%) Ajax
6 4 (3.54%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.65%) HTML5
7 3 (2.65%) JSP
7 3 (2.65%) XML
7 3 (2.65%) JSON
7 3 (2.65%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.77%) Java EE
8 2 (1.77%) MSMQ
8 2 (1.77%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.77%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (1.77%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (1.77%) CSS3
9 1 (0.88%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.35%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.08%) Open Source
3 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.42%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.65%) Smartcard
5 3 (2.65%) EMV
5 3 (2.65%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.77%) Clustering
6 2 (1.77%) Replication
6 2 (1.77%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.77%) Physics
6 2 (1.77%) iPhone
6 2 (1.77%) MPEG
6 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 71 (62.83%) Windows
2 58 (51.33%) UNIX
3 27 (23.89%) Solaris
4 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (16.81%) Windows XP
6 12 (10.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.62%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.85%) Debian
8 7 (6.19%) Ubuntu
9 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.65%) Android
11 3 (2.65%) SUSE
12 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.88%) SELinux
13 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) Validation
2 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
3 12 (10.62%) Migration
3 12 (10.62%) Test Management
4 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
4 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.73%) Regression Testing
5 9 (7.96%) Analytics
5 9 (7.96%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (7.08%) Test Scripting
6 8 (7.08%) ITIL
6 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.08%) Business Analytics
6 8 (7.08%) Test Strategy
7 7 (6.19%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.31%) Process Management
8 6 (5.31%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (5.31%) Network Management
9 5 (4.42%) Software Testing
9 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.20%) SQL
2 19 (16.81%) Java
3 17 (15.04%) C++
4 14 (12.39%) C
5 12 (10.62%) JavaScript
6 11 (9.73%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.96%) Python
8 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.65%) PHP
9 3 (2.65%) PHP5
10 2 (1.77%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.77%) Perl
10 2 (1.77%) C#
10 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.88%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.88%) C-shell
11 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (18.58%) Degree
2 12 (10.62%) ISTQB
2 12 (10.62%) ISEB
3 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.77%) CCNP
5 2 (1.77%) PhD
6 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 8 (7.08%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (20.35%) Active Directory
2 22 (19.47%) VMware ESX
3 17 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.96%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (4.42%) DFS Replication
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.65%) vSphere
6 3 (2.65%) NFS
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.77%) Firmware
7 2 (1.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.77%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (25.66%) Microsoft
1 29 (25.66%) VMware
2 25 (22.12%) Oracle
3 16 (14.16%) Sun
4 12 (10.62%) Cisco
5 9 (7.96%) NetApp
5 9 (7.96%) IBM
5 9 (7.96%) HP
5 9 (7.96%) Fujitsu
6 7 (6.19%) Apple
7 6 (5.31%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.31%) F5
8 5 (4.42%) Lotus
9 3 (2.65%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.77%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.77%) Tripwire
10 2 (1.77%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.77%) Brocade
10 2 (1.77%) Juniper
10 2 (1.77%) CommVault
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitve Salary & Excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Next Move IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago